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Chrissie's Hotel

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#13 of 42 Hotels in Thekkady
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Trichy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for two nights and a day here. The location is easy to spot and the hotel has fairly good ambience. The little 'touches' like the paintings on the walls, the decor, the book swap point, tastefully decorated rooms and a tiny garden takes our breath away. Some construction work is happening around the place and was a bit...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at chrissies for a total of 8 nights and loved every second of it! The rooms we stayed in were beautiful with attention payed to all the small details and the balconies offered a nice spot to chill and watch the monkeys. ( we also saw an actual porcupine a family of wild bores and a mouse deer!)...

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1Thank Cam L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice hotel. It's a quaint, friendly place that would suit someone looking for a mountain retreat than someone looking for a luxury hotel. The rooms were all adequate, we stayed on the top floor so had wonderful views through the trees. The staff are all very friendly and the monkeys that visit are so cute! Really nice place in...

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1Thank Keiran D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Thekkady was our second stop on our 3 week trip to South Kerala, and looking back, Chrissie's was one of the very nicest places we stayed at. We arrived to a warm reception and were quickly booked in. To reach our room, there was a short walk from the reception/restaurant building through a breathtaking garden with a gazillion different plants...

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3Thank Cee H
Ahmedabad, India
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a different hotel. If you go there with proper expectations you will be delighted. The view from the room is like you are in midst of a jungle. Even in daytime you hear the typical insect sounds you would hear late nights in city gardens. The view from our balcony was of trees and trees - nothing else....

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1Thank SanjayInfinz
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We were three in the suite. The room was beautiful with nice view. Clean and comfortable. Hot water, a smal kitchenette with sink and coffee kettle . Adal was fantastic, helpful, kind and honest. We also had a nice salad on in the restaurant on the roof.

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1Thank mandy g
Reviewed 16 October 2016

People are really good and honest. I talked to both the owners and they are very honest in their opinion. Either it be the suggestion for the restaurant or other activities in Thekkady, they gave their honest opinions. Room is simple, clean and neat. But things can be improved in the room, For eg. showers. Outside area are very good.

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1Thank Reshma S
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We stayed in ground floor. Room is average but clean. Staff is very courteous and helpful, and owner Adel is a wonderful guy. Hotel premises is covered with lush green garden with tall trees. Can spot different kinds of birds, long-tailed macaques, Indian giant squirrels from balcony. Limited food menu but of good quality. Lots of other restaurants nearby. Overall,...

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1Thank pradeep21210
Pune, India
Reviewed 30 September 2016

rooms are quite dull; back side of rooms is always open to jungle type dense garden - which is bit insecured to stay. room door locks should be checked before you book a room, food availability should be checked too. 2km from tiger reserve forest gate Dal and rice is good food for dinner

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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I would like to give my feedback as realistic as possible.. First I had a decent welcome at reception..then they showed me my room. Room- it was good looking nice fresh air..garden was very near to the rooms...it was a decent and comfortable space with attached bathroom..so everything is nicely arranged and placed. Beds were so comfortable.i had a great...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chrissie's is a small, friendly hotel set amidst gardens and natural teak forests in a quiet part of Thekkady village, Kerala, South India. Its well-appointed rooms, pretty garden and the relaxing ambiance of its rooftop vegetarian restaurant provide the perfect, peaceful location from which to explore the Periyar Tiger Sanctuary and the beautiful surrounding countryside. The yoga studio with its wooden floor and reaching mountain and forest views, combined with moderate temperatures make Chrissie's a wonderful place for retreats and workshops. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chrissie's Hotel

Address: By-Pass Road, Thekkady 685536, India
Region: India > Kerala > Idukki District > Thekkady
Price Range: €27 - €586 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Chrissies Hotel Thekkady
Chrissie's Hotel Thekkady, India - Kerala
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Thekkady
#9 Romantic Hotel in Thekkady
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“If elders are there, please prefer rooms in the ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles Niveditalouis, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“For best view of jungle/ gardens pick a 3rd floor corner room”
 of 5 bubbles 542ceeh, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Low Budget + Bachelors = Perfect Place”
 of 5 bubbles ppgandhi1, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The top floor rooms have lovely views of the jungle and are very peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles DenaGig, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Great views from the rooms higher up!”
 of 5 bubbles sallybS5397KO, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
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